General information about Batticaloa
Country Sri Lanka
region Eastern Province 37
Population 86,742
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
Coordinates of Batticaloa
Time Zone Asia/Colombo
GMT +5.5
DST +5.5
Latitude 7.710200000
Longitude 81.692400000
Elevation (STRM3) 17 m.
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Batticaloa

Season Autumn Winter Spring Summer
Month Sep Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Year
Record high °C 41 39 37 37 37 37 40 38 38 42 38 42 42
Average high °C 31 30 28 27 27 27 29 31 32 32 32 32 30
Average temperature °C 28 27 27 26 26 26 27 28 30 30 29 29 28
Average low °C 26 25 25 25 24 25 25 26 27 27 26 26 26
Record low °C 22 21 18 20 15 20 20 20 21 18 20 20 15
Fog Days 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Thunderstorms Days 6 6 5 1 1 1 3 5 6 4 4 3 45
Average precipitation Mm. 60 170 330 400 250 110 70 50 40 20 30 50 1580
Relative humidity morning % 84 89 92 88 86 87 89 89 86 80 80 80 86
Relative humidity evening % 74 77 79 81 77 74 74 74 73 67 68 70 74
Wind speed Km/h 9 12 9 14 16 14 12 12 12 8 8 8 11
Day Length Hours 13 12 12 12 12 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12
Dew point °C 23 23 23 23 22 22 23 24 24 23 22 22 274
Growing degree-day °C 567 551 508 508 491 463 543 567 611 600 603 603 6614
Solar radiation, global Mj/m2 22 20 17 16 18 22 25 24 22 22 21 22 21
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Batticaloa - Closest airports

Total 10 items.
TitleregionCountrySize
1 kmBatticaloa AirportBatticaloaM
26 kmAmpara AirportAmparaM
54 kmHingurakgoda Air Force BasePolonnaruwa TownM
67 kmChina Bay AirportTrincomaleeM
96 kmAnuradhapura Air Force BaseAnuradhapuraM
106 kmMattala Rajapaksa International AirportL
129 kmBandaranaike International Colombo AirportColomboL
138 kmColombo Ratmalana AirportColomboM
151 kmKoggala AirportGalleM
182 kmKankesanturai AirportJaffnaM

Cities close to Batticaloa

Showing 1-10 of 60 items.
CountryregionCityPopulationCostsLive qualityClimateSafety
   Month1-101-101-10
119 km Sri LankaWesternColombo648,034306 USD5.15.88.0
84 km Sri LankaNorth CentralAnuradhapura60,943
57 km Sri LankaUvaBadulla47,587
25 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceAmpara18,348
115 km Sri LankaWesternKelaniya28,846
0 km Sri LankaEastern ProvinceBatticaloa86,742
133 km Sri LankaSouthernGalle93,118
99 km Sri LankaSabaragamuwaRatnapura47,832
68 km Sri LankaCentralKandy111,701
99 km Sri LankaNorth WesternKuliyapitiya6,877